2020

Oct 2020

Sep 2020

  • Sep 30, 2020 People, Arrival, News, Faculty After research activities in Bamberg, Sydney, Mexico, Pretoria and Albi, Dominik joined us as Assistant Professor for Business Systems Engineering.
  • Sep 19, 2020 People, News, Honorary Commendation, Faculty Commuting between Oxford and Vienna, Georg remains faithful to his old alma mater and our faculty.
  • Sep 14, 2020 People, Obituary It was with great sadness that we learned of the death of Gerhard-Helge Schildt, professor emeritus, who passed away on September 4.
  • Sep 7, 2020 People, Arrival, News, Faculty Starting in September, Florian Michahelles serves as Professor for Ubiquitous Computing at our research unit Multidisciplinary Design and User Research.

Aug 2020

  • Aug 3, 2020 #5qw, People, Women in Informatics, Students Because of a not very promising maths test at school, Glenda was advised not to specialize in science. Now she is researching on Human-Robot Interaction.

Jun 2020

  • Jun 30, 2020 People, Arrival, News, Faculty After research activities in Switzerland and the United States, we welcome Jürgen back to his alma mater.
  • Jun 18, 2020 Grant, People, Research, News, FWF, Excellence FWF will provide €1.2m for his project to build a bridge between complexity theory and artificial intelligence.
  • Jun 16, 2020 #5qw, People, Women in Informatics, Excellence Despite her disappointing experience with her first Informatics course at school, Katinka got curious to learn more about computers and coding.

May 2020

Apr 2020

  • Apr 29, 2020 #5qw, People, Faculty In his youth, Martin scraped together all his savings to buy his first Amiga computer. Today, he creates algorithms that help people in their everyday lives.

Mar 2020

  • Mar 11, 2020 #5qw, People, Women in Informatics, Excellence Tina was awarded the Siemens Award for Excellence in 2019. She continues her bachelor degree in Medical Informatics, and wants to create innovative tools.
  • Mar 9, 2020 People, Arrival, News, Faculty Starting from February 2020, Thomas Gärtner is setting up the new research unit Machine Learning. We visited him in his (still empty) office.*
  • Mar 4, 2020 People, Award, Women in Informatics, Excellence On 4 March 2020, Katja Bühler was honored for her innovative work on biomedical image processing and her inspirational role for female students.

Feb 2020

2019

Nov 2019

  • Nov 27, 2019 #5qw, People, Faculty Peter works multidisciplinary in music information retrieval, an intersection of artificial intelligence and music, and deals with recommender systems.
  • Nov 11, 2019 People, Award, Research Eduard’s work on volume data visualization and biomedical data visualization has achieved a new level of visualization usability in terms of expressiveness and…
  • Nov 7, 2019 People, Award, Research The City of Vienna honors Martina for her excellent achievements in IT security and privacy.

Sep 2019

Aug 2019

  • Aug 10, 2019 #5qw, People, Students We met with Bachelor with Honors graduate Timon and spoke about his ambitions and his thoughts on how to get young girls into Informatics.
  • Aug 3, 2019 Vienna Gödel Lecture, People, Interview “AI evokes fear,“ Oren Etzioni gave his talk “Artificial Intelligence: Fact, Fiction and Forecast“ at this year’s Vienna Gödel Lecture on 4 June 2019.

Jul 2019

  • Jul 10, 2019 #5qw, People, Faculty Ulrich Schmid tells us about the challenges in his field of research, and why he initiated our undergraduate excellence program Bachelor with Honors.

Jun 2019

  • Jun 18, 2019 #5qw, People, Students At the 27th Epilog, Sanja received a Siemens Award for Excellence. We talked with her about her motivation and the kick she gets out of Informatics.
  • Jun 3, 2019 People, Award, Research The Austrian Computer Society (OCG) annually awards this prize to the best diploma or master thesis.

May 2019

  • May 13, 2019 #5qw, People, Faculty For our first edition of “Five Questions With …”, we visited Ivona Brandic, professor for High-Performance Computing Systems, at her laboratory.

Apr 2019

Mar 2019

  • Mar 4, 2019 People, Award, Social Responsibility Christopher Frauenberger from the Faculty of Informatics won this year's Next Generation Internet (NGI) award on in Barcelona. Congratulations!